The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 248 259 232
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 9 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.58% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 14
Median daily rate £400 £372 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.67% +6.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £38.25 £37.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.75 £38.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £25.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+62.74% -37.80%
Device Driver
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2592 3106 2821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.98% 31.29% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1473 1776 1537
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £233 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 183 165
Median hourly rate £23.68 £21.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% +24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Device Driver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Device Driver across the South East region.

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Device Driver across the South East region.

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Device Driver
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire 0 3 £400 -
Surrey +9 2 £400 - 1
Hampshire +1 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Device Driver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 14 (43.75%) C
2 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 12 (37.50%) Firmware
2 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 11 (34.38%) Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Embedded C
4 10 (31.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (31.25%) SCCM
4 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
5 9 (28.13%) SSL
5 9 (28.13%) SNMP
6 7 (21.88%) SAN
6 7 (21.88%) Veritas
7 6 (18.75%) VMware
7 6 (18.75%) Aerospace
7 6 (18.75%) Windows
7 6 (18.75%) Perl
7 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 6 (18.75%) MISRA
8 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
8 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (15.63%) DO-178B
8 5 (15.63%) C++
8 5 (15.63%) Assembly Language
8 5 (15.63%) Python
8 5 (15.63%) Military
9 4 (12.50%) Clustering

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.13%) Engine Yard
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
1 1 (3.13%) Heroku
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) SNMP
2 9 (28.13%) SSL
3 7 (21.88%) SAN
4 4 (12.50%) FCoE
4 4 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.25%) FlexRay
6 1 (3.13%) DVB
6 1 (3.13%) Multicast
6 1 (3.13%) RS-232
6 1 (3.13%) Unicast
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.13%) VectorCAST
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.75%) Aerospace
2 5 (15.63%) Military
3 3 (9.38%) Automotive
3 3 (9.38%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Avionics
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Build Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Embedded Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) C Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Embedded C Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) C++ Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.13%) DirectCompute
1 1 (3.13%) MCollective
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) OpenCL
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.63%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Clustering
4 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) CUDA
6 1 (3.13%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) AIX
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Android
6 1 (3.13%) CentOS
6 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.13%) Unix
6 1 (3.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
3 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) Validation
6 2 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.13%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (3.13%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.13%) System Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C
2 10 (31.25%) Embedded C
3 6 (18.75%) Perl
4 5 (15.63%) Assembly Language
4 5 (15.63%) C++
4 5 (15.63%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.13%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) MISRA
2 5 (15.63%) DO-178B
3 3 (9.38%) MISRA C
4 1 (3.13%) HL7
4 1 (3.13%) IEC 61508
4 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.13%) ISO13485
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Firmware
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 10 (31.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.13%) Cobbler
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Veritas
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) 3PAR
3 3 (9.38%) HP
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) NetApp
4 1 (3.13%) BMC
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Perforce
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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